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Environmental health across the life course

Environmental health across the life course

For the third consecutive year, ILC-Brazil President Alexandre Kalache presented at the Emerging Markets Symposium (EMS) at Oxford University, UK (12-15 January, 2017). As in previous years, the event was convened by Green Templeton College, where Kalache was based for…
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New Financial Contributor to ILC-Brazil

New Financial Contributor to ILC-Brazil

ILC-Brazil is delighted to announce significant financial support from Arminio Fraga, co-founder of Gavea Investimentos, one of Brazil’s largest private investment funds. The Princeton-educated economist is a former President of the Central Bank of Brazil and associate of George Soros…
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Robert Woods Johnson Foundation

ILC-Brazil has begun a new collaboration with the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation (RWJF) based in Princeton, New Jersey. Established by the health products manufacturer Johnson & Johnson, RWJF is the largest US philanthropy focused solely on health issues and has…
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Meeting on SDGs in Brasília

Meeting on SDGs in Brasília

The meeting organized by Civicus and IDS (Instituto de Democracia e Sustentabilidade), with support of IABS (Instituto Brasileiro de Desenvolvimento e Sustentabilidade) brought together about 20 representatives of Brazilian CSOs involved in the work on the SDGs. The meeting was…
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Age-friendly City of Buenos Aires

Age-friendly City of Buenos Aires

In Buenos Aires in November, Alexandre Kalache was special guest at the launch of the new Buenos Aires Age-Friendly Cities initiative. He presented on a panel together with Silvia Gáscon of iSalud; Claudio Romero, Secretary of the Third Age; and…
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